Royal Engineers with Hazard Removal Package

British Royal Engineers are basic close combat troops whose primary tasks are building and destroying structures and fortifications.

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Improvements

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Available for commanders
60
Heavy Engineers

The Royal Engineers get additional equipment, allowing them to construct buildings and repair faster but limiting their mobility in combat. They also are equipped with a Vickers K Light Machine Gun.

Abilities

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Repair
Demonstrating pure ingenuity, troops can repair any damaged structure, vehicle, or bridge.
25
Throw HEAT Grenade
The squad will throw a grenade at target vehicle.
0
Destroy Cover
The Pioneers plant a small timed demo charge at the target location, that can destroy covers, fences and other weak objects.
Tear down Emplacement
Instruct the unit to tear down emplacement that is already on the field.

Mines / Wires / Sandbags

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Razor Wired
Strings of razor-sharp barbed block access by infantry and cannot be vaulted.
30
Modified M6 Mine
Borrowed from their allies, this American Modified Anti tank M6 Mine has lighter trigger pressure which can be detonated by both infantry and vehicles.
Sandbags
Rough and ready fighting positions offer vital cover from small-arms fire.

Produce Field Buildings

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200
Forward Assembly

The Forward Assembly acts as a reinforcement point while in supply, and will support nearby emplacements giving them a support bonus. 

250
3-inch Mortar Emplacement

3-inch Mortar Emplacement is static but provides effective indirect fire support on the battlefield. The high angle of fire of the mortar can allow it  to hit targets behind objects.

280
30
Bofors QF 40mm Emplacement

Defensive structure. The 2cm Flak 38 Emplacement is equally effective against aircraft, infantry and light vehicles. With squad inside the sight range increases (+30) and Suppressing Fire ability is unlocked.

400
75
QF 17-Pounder AT Gun Emplacement

Regard as the most effective Allied anti-tank gun on the War, it was capable of defeat all but thickest armor on German tanks.

Trench

The Trench is much like the Bunker, as it provides Heavy Cover in a rough slit in the ground. The Trench has no upgrades, it can only be used as cover for infantry inside it. Often placed at important points or areas where heavy fighting can be expected.

250
Fuel Cache

Generates Fuel income and secures the sector when placed on the territory point. Generates an additional 3 Fuel per minute. Build on flag in captured territory.

250
Munitions Cache

Generates Munitions income and secures the sector when placed on the territory point. Generates an additional 5 munitions per minute. Build on flag in captured territory.

210
5
4
Sten Gun
3
35
26
Infantry
Short range
Low (0.90)
High (0.59)

Builds in

Platoon Command Post

Veterancy

  • decreases weapon cooldown in the cover
  • increases reload speed in the cover
  • increases construction rate
  • increases repair rate
  • decreases reinforce cost
  • decreases received accuracy